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Training for Automotive Companies Creation

TACC - Training for Automotive Companies Creation is an innovative Entrepreneurship training programme specific to the automotive industry. TACC fits in the fast-changing automotive environment, characterised of a strong technological component. TACC is a course, unique in the Italian academic world, for who want to understand, study and look into the entrepreneurship and innovation world of the automotive field.

TARGET: motivated students who want to be entrepreneurs and to acquire transversal skills for the development of a business idea in order to create a start-up in the automotive field. TACC is open to students of Master's degrees, PhD courses and 5-years combined Bachelor's/Master's degrees for the academic year 2023/2024. Participation is conditioned by the evaluation of the curriculum vitae, the business opportunity analysis test and the video interview.

PROGRAM: The programme includes lessons with the involvement of manager, participation in national and international fairs, workshop, corporate visits, supplementary seminars, prototyping, design and validation sessions for their start-up project. Lectures will be in English.

APPLICATION AND RESULTS: Applications to the TACC project Fifth Edition 2023/2024 can be submitted until October 23rd  2023, at 1 pm , by accessing the restricted area of ESSE3. 

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Presentation of TACC Project

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TACC Project V Edition 

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